What’s the Difference Between Mary and the Witch’s Flower and The Little Broomstick?

Adaptations are a tricky business. Bob and Charlie can have a deeply profound conversation on the deliciousness of cranberries in a book, but that same conversation doesn't hold the same engagement told in movie format due to a shot of Bob's lips flapping and then a shot of Charlie's lips flapping not being enrapturing visuals. … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between Mary and the Witch’s Flower and The Little Broomstick?

Polygon Doesn’t Know What It’s Talking About When It Calls Dr. Stone an Isekai

Not too long ago, Polygon came out with an article basically calling the first two episodes of the anime Dr. Stone lackadaisical. I haven't seen the anime, but I have read the manga at length and can agree on this front. I wasn't too taken with Dr. Stone to begin with, and I didn't commit … Continue reading Polygon Doesn’t Know What It’s Talking About When It Calls Dr. Stone an Isekai